Roger Thayer Stone Center For Latin American Studies

Tulane University

Manuel Alcántara

Distinguished Richard E. Greenleaf Visiting Professor of Latin American Studies

Degrees

  • Licenciatura, Universidad Complutense, Political Science and Sociology, 1976
  • Ph.D., Universidad Complutense, Political Science and Sociology, 1983

Academic Experience

  • Catedrático de Universidad, Universidad de Salamanca, 1993-
  • Professor, Universidad Complutense, 1985-1993

Research & Teaching Specializations: Political Science in Latin America

Related Experience

  • Doctorate Program Director, FLACSO, Mexico, 2001
  • Secretary General of the Latin American Association of Political Science, 2002-2008
  • President, “Task Force on Scholarly Relations with Spain,” LASA, 1992-1994
  • Co-President, “Task Force on Scholarly Relations with Spain,” LASA 1991-1992

Distinctions

  • Honorary Doctorate, Universidad Nacional de San Martín (Buenos Aires), 2008
  • Visiting Fellow, Kellogg Institute, University of Notre Dame, 2007, 2000
  • Visiting Professor, Georgetown University, 2001, 1996-1999

Languages: Spanish; French

Selected Publications

  • 2008. Políticos de América Latina (Vol. II México, los países de América Central y del Caribe). 3rd ed. Madrid: Tecnos.
  • 2004. ¿Instituciones o máquinas ideológicas? Origen, programa, y organización de los partidos politicos latinoamericanos. Barcelona: Instituto de Ciències Politiques i Socials.
  • 2003. Sistemas Políticos de América Latina (Vol. I América del Sur). 3rd ed. Madrid: Tecnos.
  • 1994. Gobernabilidad, crisis y cambio. Madrid: Centro de Estudios Constitucionales.
  • 1985. Proceso y crisis del Grupo Andino. Un esquema de integración regional entre países en vías de desarrollo. Madrid: Ediciones de la Universidad Complutense.

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